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IXL – Increasing children’s motivation in learning maths

This tool: IXL is used in more than 150 countries to motivate students and turn maths learning into an engaging experience. The tool gamificates the whole math learning process by introducing videogame-like dynamics, and  allowing[…]

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MIT’s Free Courses: a Threat (and Improvement) for the Traditional Model

In The Chronicle of Higher Education The recent announcement that Massachusetts Institute of Technology would give certificates around free online course materials has fueled further debate about whether employers may soon welcome new kinds of[…]

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Using Twitter in university research, teaching and impact activities

The London School of Economics and Political Sciences‘ Public Policy Group and their school’s  Impact of Social Sciences blog have posted a complete guide that explains the basics on how to use Twitter as an[…]

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El Contenido es Social (Infografía By Telefónica)

Publicado por Javier Martínez en | A un clic de las TIC (Telefónica)   Imagen © Telefónica de España S.A

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Tools For Teachers

    Here we will add interesting tools to support educational practice

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VIII Seminar Demo: “Developing technological capabilities” (Open Institute of Catalonia – IOC)

IOC technological innovations on Prezi IOC Staff members (presenters): Jordi Moral i Ajado, Jordi Blanch i Huguet, Diego Haro Nieto

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VIII Seminar Demo: “Enhancing the creativity of children through the use of digital video technology” (By Janak Bhimani)

Enhancing the creativity of children through the use of digital video technology (By Janak Bhimani) View more presentations from UOC UNESCO Chair in e-Learning

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VIII Seminar Keynote: “Learning and Teaching in the Digital Age” (By Steve Wheeler)

Learning and teaching in the digital age (By Steve Wheeler) View more presentations from UOC UNESCO Chair in e-Learning

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Presentación del libro: “Comunicación móvil y desarrollo económico y social en América Latina”

El próximo 28 de septiembre se presentará en el Internet Interdisciplinary institute (IN3) el libro: “Comunicación Móvil y Desarrollo Económico y Social en América Latina” Un trabajo de investigación de Manuel Castells, Mireia Fernández-Ardèvol (IN3)[…]

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Google+ & Education: a collection of posts and articles

With the recent launch of Google+ (aka Google Plus), many teachers, academics and edtech experts have started to wonder and debate which are the potential opportunities that this social network may offer to education.  We[…]